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Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Realty - RS-64070
Had some great showings today with a client looking for a property on Maui.  There are some great homes to chose from in the mid $300's up to the high $400k range.  Kehalani has some great resale homes in a few of the neighborhoods.  Many of these homes are REO's and have been stripped of all app...
Coming soon to a home near you....   I just wanted to thank all of you who put your input into my question about yard signs.  I decided to go short and sweet and to the point, reflective also so it can be seen at night.   Home owners: Are you looking to sell in Hawaii?  I would be happy to give y...
So I need to buy some new for sale signs and for some reason or another I can't decide on which type to seems like such an easy thing to do but after doing a bit of research and speaking with a few companies one would never believe the amount of bells and whistles that go along with a si...
Great new listing in Kapolei!!  Here are a few pictures:   This is a short sale that is subject to lender approval.  Please feel free to contact me with any questions that you may have.  This property is in the heart of Oahu's 2nd city of Kapolei and is close to Costco, Target, Safeway and countl...
So I got a call earlier this week from a homeowner who is ready to list his property for sale as a short sale....great news!  This is of course the normal transaction in todays market.  But what to do, the seller is ready to sell, just told me to send over a listing agreement for him to sign and ...
Homeowners who have been waiting for the time to sell or have been hoping to postpone a pending foreclosure but just haven't taken the step yet to list your property.  This post is especially for you.... As the end of 2010 rapidly approaches the new year is going to be here before you know it.  Y...
I met with a homeowner today who is going through the foreclosure process and is in the beginning stages of trying to figure out what to do....Now at this point the homeowner has no idea what to do and all she knows is that she is going to lose her home.  This story is told over and over across t...
I was going through the inventory in Ocean Pointe, Ewa Beach and came across a few Hot Buys that I thought I would share with all of you.  Their are 8 properties that really cought my eye, ranging from $379k for a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom (the only single family home under $400k in Ocean Pointe) home...
Just wanted to say thank you to Active Rain for their great customer support and help...I recently needed some help with my account and got my issue resolved in 1 phone call.  Yes I was able to speak to a real person on the first waiting, no automated operator, a real human.  It is grea...
I never thought that I would get to this amount of points with what doesn't seem like an unreal amount of effort.  Now I know it isn't anything to get too excited about and that I have a ways to go before I add my next digit but it is a start! 10000 Points Here I come!! Mahalo

Chris M.T. Bodden

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Chris M.T. Bodden's perspective on the local real estate market in Hawaii. I am committed to serving my clients needs in all aspects of real estate, & being their 'go to guy' when it comes to real estate. I specialize in residential real estate on Oahu/HI, covering everything from luxury properties to short sales & foreclosures. With the high number of foreclosures & short sales in todays market, I have adapted to keep the upper hand & make sure that my clients get the best service possible. In addition I also work extensively with people in the military who are relocating to or from Hawaii. First time home buyers are another major area of my expertise. I used to be a Loan Officer this is a huge asset to my clients because I can help point them in the right direction & make sure that they are getting the best deal possible. I have yet to have a client who has not been satisfied with my service. Buying or Selling real estate I can help you. More information at